The first table below looks at the demand for SaaS skills in IT contracts advertised for the Nottingham region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SaaS over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Cloud Services category for the Nottingham region.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Software as a Service (SaaS)
Rank 38 38 33
Rank change year-on-year
0 -5
Contract jobs citing SaaS 2 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Nottingham 0.61% 0.33% 0.43%
As % of the Cloud Services category 20.00% 100.00% 50.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Average daily rate - - £225
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £425 £400
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £45.50 £17.50 -
% change year-on-year
+160.00% -
Cloud Services Category
Nottingham
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Cloud Services category
10 1 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Nottingham 3.07% 0.33% 0.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 2
Average daily rate £450 - £288
UK excluding London average daily rate £413 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £9.50 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £12.50 £15.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-19.35% -38.00%
SaaS
Nottinghamshire

SaaS
Jobs Demand Trend in Nottingham

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing SaaS across the Nottingham region as a proportion of the total demand within the Cloud Services category.

SaaS Jobs Demand Trend in Nottingham

SaaS
Daily Rate Trend in Nottingham

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing SaaS across the Nottingham region.

SaaS Daily Rate Trend in Nottingham

SaaS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Nottingham

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Nottingham region citing SaaS also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited SaaS.

1 2 (100.00%) SOA
1 2 (100.00%) Salesforce.com
1 2 (100.00%) Business Analysis
1 2 (100.00%) QA
1 2 (100.00%) REST
2 1 (50.00%) IaaS
2 1 (50.00%) ServiceNow
2 1 (50.00%) Release Management
2 1 (50.00%) WebSphere Message Broker
2 1 (50.00%) Integration Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Open Source
2 1 (50.00%) PaaS
2 1 (50.00%) Knowledge Management
2 1 (50.00%) Enterprise Architecture
2 1 (50.00%) WebSphere
2 1 (50.00%) JSON
2 1 (50.00%) Load Balancing
2 1 (50.00%) WebSphere MQ
2 1 (50.00%) Middleware
2 1 (50.00%) Mainframe
2 1 (50.00%) Service Delivery
2 1 (50.00%) Regression Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Firewall
2 1 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (50.00%) Clustering
2 1 (50.00%) Retail
2 1 (50.00%) ActiveMQ
2 1 (50.00%) Software Engineering
2 1 (50.00%) HTTP
2 1 (50.00%) WSDL

SaaS
Top Related IT Skills in Nottingham by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Nottingham region citing SaaS also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited SaaS. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (50.00%) WebSphere
1 1 (50.00%) NetWeaver
1 1 (50.00%) SharePoint
Cloud Services
1 1 (50.00%) IaaS
1 1 (50.00%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) Firewall
1 1 (50.00%) HTTP
1 1 (50.00%) HTTPS
1 1 (50.00%) DMZ
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (50.00%) DB2
General
1 1 (50.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Lead Solutions Architect
1 1 (50.00%) Lead Architect
1 1 (50.00%) Architect
1 1 (50.00%) Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Test Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) REST
2 1 (50.00%) WebSphere Message Broker
2 1 (50.00%) JSON
2 1 (50.00%) WebSphere MQ
2 1 (50.00%) Middleware
2 1 (50.00%) ActiveMQ
2 1 (50.00%) WSDL
2 1 (50.00%) HTML
2 1 (50.00%) .NET
2 1 (50.00%) SOAP
2 1 (50.00%) Web Services
2 1 (50.00%) XML
2 1 (50.00%) XSD
2 1 (50.00%) JMS
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Open Source
1 1 (50.00%) Mainframe
1 1 (50.00%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) Windows
1 1 (50.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) SOA
1 2 (100.00%) Business Analysis
2 1 (50.00%) Release Management
2 1 (50.00%) Integration Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Knowledge Management
2 1 (50.00%) Enterprise Architecture
2 1 (50.00%) Load Balancing
2 1 (50.00%) Service Delivery
2 1 (50.00%) Regression Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (50.00%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) Java
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (100.00%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Salesforce.com
2 1 (50.00%) ServiceNow
2 1 (50.00%) IBM
2 1 (50.00%) Intel
2 1 (50.00%) Software AG
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle
2 1 (50.00%) SAP